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Rosetta Project Record-a-thon
by Kira Liina Inglis
movies
eye 692
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Giving a definition of the word "sisu": there is no translation for it in other languages. Sisu is a big part of Finnish culture and identity.
Topic: finnish
Rosetta Project Record-a-thon
by icek mozes
movies
eye 378
favorite 0
comment 0
Icek tells a story based on a Yiddish joke.
Topics: yiddish, yidish, story, joke, icek mozes, humor, varshe, balegole
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audio
eye 213
favorite 0
comment 0
moment from the book Signs Near the Road by Ivo Andric. http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/literature/laureates/1961/andric-bio.html interpretation: Serbian language all the nations who live in balkan can relate and read in original ivo andric books
Topic: Serbian, Balkan, world
Rosetta Project Record-a-thon
movies
eye 209
favorite 0
comment 0
Jørund Gundersen speaking from Oslo Norway in his native Bergen Dialect
Topics: Norway, Bergen, Norwegian
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by ahuva jolish
movies
eye 207
favorite 1
comment 0
Ahuva tells some of her life story in Yiddish.
Topics: yiddish, yidish, story, life story, ahuvu jolish, biographical
Rosetta Project Record-a-thon
audio
eye 205
favorite 0
comment 0
moment from the book Signs Near the Road by Ivo Andric. http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/literature/laureates/1961/andric-bio.html interpretation: Serbian language all the nations who live in balkan can relate and read in original ivo andric books
Topics: freedom, expats, Balkan, ivo andric, world
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by jordan brown
movies
eye 197
favorite 1
comment 0
In this video, I read part of the first chapter from Leonard Wolf's Yiddish translation of Winnie-the-Pooh (by A.A. Milne). This video is one of four videos comprising the entire first chapter and dedication.
Topic: yiddish
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by Karl Aspelund
movies
eye 188
favorite 0
comment 0
Icelandic poem "Gunnarsholmi" by Jonas Hallgrimsson (1807-1845)
Topics: Icelandic, poetry, gunnarsholmi, jonas hallgrimsson, isl, native speaker, fluent speaker
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by Kira Liina Inglis
movies
eye 188
favorite 0
comment 0
Explaining when the Danish were trying to convert the Finns to Christianity. It was very difficult...
Topic: finnish
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by karin wiecha
movies
eye 187
favorite 0
comment 0
Parshuram is talking about Shivaji Maharaj, an important figure in Indian, especially Maharashtran, history. 
Topics: Marathi, India, mar
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by Kira Liina Inglis
movies
eye 184
favorite 0
comment 0
Talking about the sauna in Finnish.
Topic: finnish
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by oscar berland
movies
eye 184
favorite 0
comment 0
Oscar reads a poem that his father used to read to him as a child (from Yosl Kotler's "Muntergang"), and sings a song that his mother used to sing.
Topics: yiddish, yidish, oscar berland, poem, poetry, yosl kotler, yosel cutler, muntergang, song, music,...
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by Kira Liina Inglis
movies
eye 168
favorite 0
comment 0
Talking about how I envision words as physical objects.
Topic: finnish
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by Nicole Engelman
movies
eye 166
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Nicole speaking in French
Topic: french
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by henry sattler
movies
eye 166
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comment 0
A narrative describing experiences of the narrator as a prisoner from Poland in the Auschwitz concentration camp doing road repairs, sharing morsels of food, and exchanging secret notes with another prisoner across barbed wire, and his success after his liberation in making contact again with the other prisoner and corresponding with her before his emigration to the U.S. and their loss of contact.
Topics: yiddish, yidish, henry sattler, concentration camp, shoah, holocaust, Auschwitz, World War II,...
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by lili ackle
movies
eye 147
favorite 0
comment 0
anita suter from st.gallen, switzerland, talking about her experience in the US and her relation to languages, speaking swiss german, "ostschweizer" dialect
Topics: swiss german, switzerland, german, st.gallen, ostschweiz
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by bashe kuperstein
movies
eye 145
favorite 0
comment 0
Bashe talks about her family history and recites several Yiddish proverbs.
Topics: yiddish, yidish, galicia, poland, world war two, shoah, proverbs, shprikhverter, bashe kuperstein
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by gerry tenney
movies
eye 142
favorite 0
comment 0
Gerry discusses Yiddish music and sings a few songs, including a Yiddish rendition of A Hard Day's Night.
Topics: yiddish, yidish, songs, music, beatles, a hard day's night
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by evelyn rasky
movies
eye 129
favorite 0
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Evelyn is interviewed by her daughter, Susan, about her childhood and family history.
Topics: yiddish, yidish, evelyn rasky, susan rasky, childhood, family history
Rosetta Project Record-a-thon
by Kira Liina Inglis
movies
eye 129
favorite 0
comment 0
Finnish folk song.
Topic: finnish
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by Karl Aspelund
movies
eye 126
favorite 0
comment 0
A brief chat in Icelandic about coffee
Topics: icelandic, coffee
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by karin wiecha
movies
eye 125
favorite 0
comment 0
I'm narrating two worldless books.
Topics: German, High German, wordless book, story, narration, deu
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by yiddish record-a-thon participants
movies
eye 117
favorite 0
comment 0
Part 2 of the group discussion, "Why do we still speak Yiddish?" Record-a-thon participants discuss their personal histories with the language, and how it relates to their lives now.
Topics: yiddish, yidish, language, discussion, conversation, why do we still speak yiddish
Rosetta Project Record-a-thon
by Chihota
movies
eye 116
favorite 0
comment 0
Shona, a native Zimbabwean language.
Topic: shona
Rosetta Project Record-a-thon
by steve nobles
movies
eye 116
favorite 0
comment 0
Reading of Arabic: conversational, proverbs, and songs
Topic: arabic
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by Duncan MacKinnon
movies
eye 115
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comment 0
German Swadesh list.
Topic: german
Rosetta Project Record-a-thon
by yiddish record-a-thon participants
movies
eye 114
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comment 0
Part 1 of the group discussion, "Why do we still speak Yiddish?" Record-a-thon participants discuss their personal histories with the language, and how it relates to their lives now.
Topics: yiddish, yidish, language, discussion, conversation, why do we still speak yiddish
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by Chihota
movies
eye 111
favorite 0
comment 0
My story; living in San Francisco.
Topic: swahili
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by Jonathan Pool, Susan Colowick
movies
eye 110
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comment 0
Susan asks Jonathan to name various things, and he answers.
Topics: esperanto, noun, name, thing
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by joseph luft
movies
eye 108
favorite 0
comment 0
A story and songs in Yiddish by Joseph Luft, with Rosie Kaplan occasionally singing out of frame.
Topics: yiddish, yidish, songs, story, life story, joseph luft
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by evelyn rasky, evie groch
movies
eye 107
favorite 0
comment 0
Evelyn converses with Evie Groch about her childhood and family history.
Topics: yiddish, yidish, evelyn rasky, evie groch, childhood, family history
Rosetta Project Record-a-thon
by Christian
movies
eye 105
favorite 0
comment 0
Talking about food of the Netherlands
Topics: dutch, food, stories
Rosetta Project Record-a-thon
by yiddish record-a-thon participants
movies
eye 102
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Record-a-thon participants sing Yiddish folks, with Gerry Tenney on guitar. This is part 1 of a two-part recording. Part 2 is available at http://archive.org/details/jewishdiasporarecordathon_gantse.grupe_005
Topics: yiddish, yidish, songs, music, folk songs, chorus
Rosetta Project Record-a-thon
by Sandy Thacker
movies
eye 101
favorite 0
comment 0
Sandy and trio have a little talk in Esperanto about some of their travels, using Esperanto, around the world.
Topics: Esperanto, International Language, travel, conversation, travelogue, epo, non-native speaker,...
Rosetta Project Record-a-thon
by karin wiecha
movies
eye 99
favorite 0
comment 0
Stefania and Barbara, both from Milan, are talking about their home country Italy.
Topics: Italian, ita
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by Jim Lutz
movies
eye 96
favorite 0
comment 0
Mixteco Bajo
Topics: Mixteco Bajo, Numbers
Rosetta Project Record-a-thon
by Simon Vidanovic
movies
eye 95
favorite 0
comment 0
Life in Serbia vs US part 2
Topics: serbian, lifestyle
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by gundega nigale
movies
eye 93
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comment 0
Gundega, Ruta, Arturs having a conversation about Latvian clothing, living in Latvia and living in the USA.
Topics: latvian, conversation
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by rosie kaplan, evie groch
movies
eye 90
favorite 0
comment 0
Rosie Kaplan and Evie Groch talking in Yiddish about how they made chicken soup.
Topics: yiddish, yidish, recipes, chicken soup, food words, story, evie groch, rosie kaplan
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by yiddish record-a-thon participants
movies
eye 90
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Record-a-thon participants sing Yiddish folks, with Gerry Tenney on guitar. This is part 2 of a two-part recording. Part 1 is available at http://archive.org/details/jewishdiasporarecordathon_gantse.grupe_004
Topics: yiddish, yidish, songs, music, folk songs, chorus
Rosetta Project Record-a-thon
by Christian
movies
eye 86
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comment 0
Lost frog story told in Dutch
Topics: dutch, kids, story
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by rosie kaplan
movies
eye 85
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comment 0
A story in Yiddish by Rosie Kaplan about her family.
Topics: yiddish, yidish, my family, story, biographical, rosie kaplan
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by mara linde, roberts ozolds
movies
eye 85
favorite 0
comment 0
Mara describes what she would do with five days in Latvia.
Topics: latvian, latvia, visit, vacation, activities
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by gundega nigale
movies
eye 85
favorite 0
comment 0
Gundega, Ruta, Arturs discussing Ruta's Latvian outfit and the history of Latvia and living in the USA and Latvia.
Topics: latvian, conversation
Rosetta Project Record-a-thon
by taira, anda, laimonis
movies
eye 84
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Taira, Anda, and Laimonis discuss Latvian theater, clothing, and the Ventspils dialect (of which Anda gives several examples). See recap, in English, at the following URL: archive.org/details/latvianrecordathon_taira_anda_laimonis_002
Topics: latvian, latvia, theater, art, performance, clothing, costume, dress, ventspils, dialects
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by brigita silina, ruta bruninsh, gundega nigale
movies
eye 81
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comment 0
A candid conversation in Latvian from Brigita, Ruta, and Gundega.
Topics: latvian, latvia, conversation, chat
Rosetta Project Record-a-thon
by trio@Esperanto.org
movies
eye 81
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(I look terrible, nevertheless...) I speak in Esperanto, The International Language, for less than 3 minutes, showing the covers and a sample page from 6 books for children in Esperanto.
Topics: Esperanto, International Language, children's books, tired
Rosetta Project Record-a-thon
by Candra Neff
movies
eye 79
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Candra Neff speaks from the Tuolumne Me-Wuk Phrasebook One in the Central Sierra Miwok language.
Topics: central sierra miwok, csm, me-wuk, miwok, phrasebook, phrases
Rosetta Project Record-a-thon
by una, meldra
movies
eye 78
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Una, Meldra, and their daughters talk in Latvian about the Latvian alphabet, and demo a related iPad app.
Topics: latvian, latvia, alphabet, spelling, sounds, letters, language, basics, ipad, application
Rosetta Project Record-a-thon
by Kira Liina Inglis
movies
eye 77
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comment 0
A lullaby in Finnish.
Topic: finnish
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by evie groch, rosie kaplan
movies
eye 77
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Evie and Rosie introduce themselves and the Record-a-thon to the other participants.
Topics: yiddish, yidish, introduction, record-a-thon, evie groch, rosie kaplan
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by northern california latvian association
movies
eye 77
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Members of the Northern California Latvian Association explain briefly, in English, the meaning and significance of their dainas (Latvian folk poems). See the following URL for the original recording of the dainas in Latvian: archive.org/details/latvianrecordathon_northern.california.latvian.association_001
Topics: latvian, latvia, dainas, folk poems, folklore, explanation, translation
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by marta, brigita silina, arturs
movies
eye 76
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Marta, Brigita, and Arturs (the cameraman) converse in Latvian.
Topics: latvian, latvia, conversation
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by evie groch
movies
eye 75
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A story in Yiddish from Evie Groch about her beginnings.
Topics: yiddish, yidish, my beginnings, story, biographical, evie groch
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by northern california latvian association
movies
eye 75
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Members of the Northern California Latvian Association present a gift to Roberts Ozolds and recite several dainas (Latvian folk poems). See the following URL for an explanation of the dainas in English: archive.org/details/latvianrecordathon_northern.california.latvian.association_002
Topics: latvian, latvia, dainas, folk poems, folklore
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by linda, amanda
movies
eye 75
favorite 0
comment 0
Linda recites some Latvian nursery rhymes with her daughter Amanda.
Topics: latvian, latvia, nursery rhyme, children's story, children's game
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by amanda fikaris
movies
eye 74
favorite 0
comment 0
a conversation in swedish by two siblings. discussing their day, and their dislike of the sound of swedish.
Topic: swedish
Rosetta Project Record-a-thon
by Peter Stern
movies
eye 74
favorite 0
comment 0
Description of the Japan 2011 earthquake.
Topics: Japanese, japan earthquake 2011
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by jim
movies
eye 74
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comment 0
jim telling a story in greek
Topics: greek, story, ell, fluent speaker, reading
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by linda, armand
movies
eye 74
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Linda and Armand name Latvian terms for body parts.
Topics: latvian, latvia, body parts, vocabulary
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by Kira Liina Inglis
movies
eye 73
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Finnish folk song.
Topic: finnish
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by karin wiecha
movies
eye 72
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Gustavo sings a Honduran folk song. It is a love song about a girl with dark skin.
Topics: Spanish, Honduran Spanish, Honduras, folk song, love song, spa
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by northern california latvian association
movies
eye 69
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Members of the Northern California Latvian Association sing a song in Latvian.
Topics: latvian, latvia, song
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by lauren burkhart
movies
eye 67
favorite 0
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Talking in English about chatspeak and emoticons.
Topics: english, chatspeak, emoticons, acronyms, eng
Rosetta Project Record-a-thon
by Elisa Stern
movies
eye 67
favorite 0
comment 0
Work in Japan
Topics: Japanese, lawyer, career, IP
Rosetta Project Record-a-thon
by Kara Wilber
movies
eye 66
favorite 0
comment 0
Hawaiian proverbs, colors, disc drives
Topics: Hawaiian, colors, proverbs, phrases
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by edgar, armand
movies
eye 64
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comment 0
Edgar and son Armand sing a Latvian song.
Topics: latvian, latvia, song
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by jordan brown
movies
eye 63
favorite 0
comment 0
Some brief, non-fluent Sinhala.
Topics: sinhala, sin, non-native speaker, language learner, reading
Rosetta Project Record-a-thon
by Simon Vidanovic
movies
eye 63
favorite 0
comment 0
Kids Story about missing frog
Topics: serbian, book, kids, story
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by Kira Liina Inglis
movies
eye 63
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comment 0
A joke in Finnish, with the punchline.
Topic: finnish
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by yiddish record-a-thon participants
movies
eye 62
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Part 3 of the group discussion, "Why do we still speak Yiddish?" Record-a-thon participants discuss their personal histories with the language, and how it relates to their lives now.
Topics: yiddish, yidish, language, discussion, conversation, why do we still speak yiddish
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by Duncan MacKinnon
movies
eye 61
favorite 0
comment 0
Talking about the Record-a-thon in English.
Topic: english
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by ian stewart
movies
eye 61
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Discussion of Russian grammar and other assorted topics, in Russian. Some co-opted English words.
Topics: Russian, rus, non-native speaker, language learner
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by taira, anda, laimonis
movies
eye 60
favorite 0
comment 0
Taira, Anda, and Laimonis give a brief recap, in English, of their conversation about Latvian theater, clothing, and the Ventspils dialect. See original recording, in Latvian, at the following URL: archive.org/details/latvianrecordathon_taira_anda_laimonis_001
Topics: latvian, latvia, theater, art, performance, clothing, costume, dress, ventspils, dialects
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by meldra
movies
eye 57
favorite 0
comment 0
Meldra sings a lullaby to her daughter.
Topics: latvian, latvia, lullaby, song